ROCHESTER, New York — You'll soon have to bring your own bag or pay for a paper bag when shopping at Wegmans.
The grocery store chain announced Thursday that it will eliminate plastic grocery bags at all stores by the end of this year.
Wegmans says that it will help the environment by taking an estimated 345 million single-use bags out of circulation each year.
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